Everyone of us has had that million dollar idea --- probably multiple million dollar thoughts. And what makes the difference between those that disappear and those that are implemented? Welcome to the brain of an entrepreneur.
There may be something special
about entrepreneurs' brains. Many have a condition called
attention-deficit disorder, or ADD. "There's a very high incidence of
ADD among CEOs in small companies,"
says Daniel G. Amen, M.D., a brain researcher and director of Amen
Clinics Inc., a group of four brain-imaging centers in the U.S. "These
are people who take risks, need people to help them stay organized,
don't like working for other people, have a lot of energy and are good
So the difference between a penny and a million dollars --- ADD?